Benefits

At the Gryphon school, we want to provide you with a rewarding and enriching career whereby we can help you reach your full potential both professionally and personally.

We offer:

  • A competitive salary, which for teachers is aligned to national standard terms and conditions and for which pay progression is possible every year for your first 12 years within teaching.
  • High Quality professional development tailored to learning needs no matter where you are in your career:
    • INSET Programme with national speakers eg Sir John Jones, Simon May
    • Time is provided for training in everyone’s staffing allocation
    • Middle leader training programme
    • NQT induction programme
    • 2nd year teacher programme
    • Chance to run workshops for staff
    • Encouragement of individual action research through appraisal
    • Opportunities to mentor student teachers on ITT, Schools Direct, volunteers and other routes
    • Open and collaborative working environment
  • Support for teaching with investment in resources , facilities and school environment:
    • Free I-pads for teachers
    • Outstanding ICT infrastructure and digital learning strategy
    • Strong departmental support structure
    • Designated support for reprographics, trips management, student behaviour support, SEND needs
  • Employee Wellbeing
    • Supporting families with access to childcare vouchers and on-site nursery provision
    • Free use of the Gryphon sports centre, active staff wellbeing clubs, including football, running and mindfulness
    • 24/7 access to Care First, our Employee Assistance Programme, providing welfare counselling and advisory support for staff
    • Free car parking

 

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